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  1. Lifestyle - Travel

    Let's coast! Young Chinese professionals leaving the rat race for better quality of life

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 09:44am by FIONA TAN

    ... Fiona Tam life@scmp.com A growing number of young urban professionals in Shenzhen are giving up the rat race and choosing quality of life ahead of more materially rewarding career paths Going coastal While many young professionals his age are trapped in a monotonous grind in Shenzhen's central business district, Zhang Fengzhi has managed to escape the rat race. Zhang, 32, ...

  2. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Cool change: the key trends in high-fashion menswear

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 01:32am by Abid Rahman

    ... GOING GREEN By the look of the major menswear shows in the four main fashion locations, green is this season's anointed colour. Not just plain old green, either. There is racing green, pea ... patterned shawl, although he went for less exotic designs than Jones. Burberry showed a number of "horse blankets" that featured flower and leaf prints, as well as asymmetric patterns. ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Destination: Shaxi, Yunnan

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:31pm by CHRIS BARCLAY

    ... cities of Lijiang and Dali, Shaxi's inaccessibility has kept away the tour groups- but a new highway will soon change that. Before modern roads, Shaxi was an important stop on the Tea Horse trade route and in the valley remains its last intact market town. Predating the Silk Road, the Tea Horse caravans carried Tibetans, who traded horses and animal furs for tea, salt ...

  4. News - China - TECHNOLOGY

    Scientists teach ping-pong robots to master spin

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 04:49am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Humans can master the art of spin and outwit the machines- but maybe not for much longer Big bounce forward in race for ping-pong robot The world could ... be able to compete against a high-school champion, Xiong said. She said the race for ping-pong robot technology was intense. Germany is close behind China, and teams in countries such as Japan ...

  5. Lifestyle

    British entrepreneur revives Shanghai Race Club for China's aspiring classes

    Posted Oct 24th 2013, 06:19pm by Charley Lanyon

    ... as a surprise to learn that the venerable Shanghai Race Club (SRC), which he revived, operates without a clubhouse, without betting, without a racecourse and, believe it or not, without horses ... Party seized power, horse racing became illegal and the SRC was shut down. It lay dormant for 70 years until Constable stepped in, in 2008, after the sport had gradually been reintroduced ...

  6. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    Four seasons of a Hong Kong artist

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 10:13pm by Annemarie Evans

    ... control and exertion. When I finish painting for the day, I'm covered in sweat." Liu's strong brush strokes and shading create movement in her paintings: her horses, for example, ...

  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    Portrait of a boy as an artist

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 10:13pm by GDN

    ... old-fashioned country boy: he loves cycling along the lanes, he'd like to have an air rifle, and he adores cart horses, cows and foxes (although he does have a painting titled Hong Kong). Most ...

  8. Lifestyle - Books

    A law unto himself

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 10:13pm

    ... and TV versions may be that people of different races and places detect their own experience in Martin’s world. Depending on your perspective, the great dividing barrier in the books could ...

  9. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living - DESIGN

    Danish architects take space and light approach

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 05:34am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... which are a feature of the city’s life. Designing from the people’s perspective may not be what China’s leaders expect in the race to build iconic, identity-branding landmarks, but it does ...

  10. Lifestyle - Technology - MEDIA

    House News closed last month, but other independent sites still exist

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 06:17pm by Elaine Yau

    ... tips for horse racing and soccer, and other Ponzi schemes. I want to debunk them on my site." For the moment, the start-up has four staff members, including Lee, and is hiring people ...




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